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Summer Holiday Play Scheme

Edgbaston Watersports, Birmingham

Run by: Bear Creek Adventure Ltd

Stuck for something for the children to do during the school holidays? We provide activities throughout the week for your children. We will keep the kids busy doing various adventurous activities.


Suitable for 7-17

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Our popular holiday play scheme is back for another year, as the weather is unpredictable we will be doing a mixture of land and watersport activities. The activities will be decided on by staff and children on the day taking into account the weather and other equipment usage on the day. The activities will be chosen from: climbing, canoeing, kayaking, archery, sailing, fencing, orienteering and rowing. Advance booking only.


Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Thu 24 Jul 09:00–17:00
  2. Fri 25 Jul 09:00–17:00
  3. Mon 28 Jul 09:00–17:00
  4. Tue 29 Jul 09:00–17:00
  5. Wed 30 Jul 09:00–17:00
  6. Thu 31 Jul 09:00–17:00
  7. Fri 1 Aug 09:00–17:00
  8. Mon 11 Aug 09:00–17:00
  9. Tue 12 Aug 09:00–17:00
  10. Thu 14 Aug 09:00–17:00
  11. Fri 15 Aug 09:00–17:00
  12. Mon 18 Aug 09:00–17:00
  13. Tue 19 Aug 09:00–17:00
  14. Wed 20 Aug 09:00–17:00
  15. Thu 21 Aug 09:00–17:00
  16. Fri 22 Aug 09:00–17:00
  17. Mon 25 Aug 09:00–17:00
  18. Tue 26 Aug 09:00–17:00
  19. Wed 27 Aug 09:00–17:00
  20. Thu 28 Aug 09:00–17:00
  21. Fri 29 Aug 09:00–17:00


10:00 until 16:00 - £17.50
09:00 until 17:00 - £22.50


AALA - Licence No: L10628


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Edgbaston Watersports

Edgbaston Reservoir, Icknield Port Road, Birmingham, B16 0AA

Meeting point: Edgbaston Watersports


This activity is organised and run by Bear Creek Adventure Ltd.

Please register in advance.

To make a booking please download the holiday e-form off our website, complete it and return to us along with the relevant payment. Payment can be made over the phone by card or via cheque.

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